Aston University Qatar
Aston University provides a welcoming and multi-cultural learning experience to approximately 10,000 students, many of whom live on our safe and friendly city centre campus. The University has more than 2,500 international students from over 130 countries studying a wide range of subjects.
Aston University’s links with Qatar
Qatari students have been studying at Aston for many years and each year we welcome many more new students. We currently have 9 Qatari students studying at Aston University.
Aston University is on the approved list of UK Universities for the Scholarship of Qatar’s Supreme Education Council.
Academic staff regularly visit Qatar to work with our partner institutions and to take part in international conferences.
A list of all of our partner institutions can be found here.
Arabic community on campus & in Birmingham
There is a very active Arabic community on campus. There are a number of societies which may be of particular interest to Arabic students.
There are also a number of societies which bring together students from similar religious backgrounds. Find out more about societies at Aston.
Birmingham is a multi-cultural city and there is a strong Arabic community. You’ll find Arabic restaurants, supermarkets, music, dance and more in the city.
Staff from the International Office visit Qatar several times per year to take part in British Council Education UK Exhibitions, visit schools and colleges and to meet with students through our official representative offices.
Forthcoming dates and locations can be found here.